ETYM New Lat. Related to Angelic.
1. Any of various tall and stout herbs of the genus Angelica having pinnately compound leaves and small white or greenish flowers in compound umbels; SYN. angelique.
2. Aromatic stems or leaves or roots of Angelica Archangelica.
3. Candied stalks of the angelica plant.
Aromatic plant yielding oil used in medicine and cooking; sugared stalks of angelica.
Any plant of the genus Angelica of the carrot family Umbelliferae. Mostly Eurasian in distribution, they are tall, perennial herbs with divided leaves and clusters of white or greenish flowers. The roots and fruits have long been used in cooking and for medicinal purposes.
[Angelica archangelica] Anđeoski koren; muz. Engleski muzički instrument sličan gitari; jedan registar na orguljama.